Bending the reeds: Shaping AIR’s programming

In  November 2013, AIR's Steering Committee met in Johannesburg, South Africa to shape its priority activities over the next three years. AIR ‘s work is organised around three programme strategies (Generate and Build; Respond; Amplify ) which speak to how we do our work. From 2014-2016, AIR’s work will focus on the following three themes, with activities across the three programme strategies: 1. (Re)conceptualising trauma- contributing to new frameworks for working on trauma, drawing Read more [...]

Beginning to Weave: The Inaugural AIR Steering Committee Meeting

From 18 - 19 May, 2012, AIR held a convening in Accra, Ghana to establish its inaugural Steering Committee.  Made up of seven African practitioner-activist organisations and individuals, the committee will oversee AIR’s programmatic develop and guide governance decisions.  During the meeting the Steering Committee established the framework for AIR’s programming as well as a guideline for its values and organisational culture, revolving around a commitment to creating an “initiative with a Read more [...]